CHARLOTTE, N.C. (February 28, 2011) –Allen Tate Company (www.allentate.com), the Carolinas’ leading real estate company, has earned the Website Quality Certification (WQC) for the second consecutive year. The certification is presented annually by Leading Real Estate Companies of the World (Leading RE) to member companies that have demonstrated excellence in website design, functionality and execution.
Every aspect of the company’s website, www.allentate.com, was reviewed to ensure exacting standards were met in six key areas, ranging from design and content to human interactivity and search engine optimization. The WQC was introduced in 2009 to recognize and encourage superior websites among Leading RE’s 600 member firms. Allen Tate Company was among the first group of real estate companies to earn the designation.
“With more than 90 percent of people using the Internet in their home search, it is essential for any successful real estate firm to have an engaging, informative and easy-to-use website,” said Pam O’Connor, president/CEO of Leading RE. “By earning the Website Quality Certification, Allen Tate Company has demonstrated that it provides vital online resources to home buyers and sellers.”
Leading RE is the nation’s premier real estate network of more than 600 independent firms in the United States and more than 30 countries worldwide. Allen Tate Company is a founding member of the Leading RE network.
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Allen Tate Realtors is the Carolinas’ largest real estate company with offices in the Charlotte, Triad, Triangle and Upstate South Carolina regions. Allen Tate offers the advantage of hometown service with international capabilities and the latest in real estate technology and maximum marketing exposure. Visit www.allentate.com for more information.